Agriculture- Important One Liner-Sept 27, 2017

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Agriculture- Important One Liner-Sept 27, 2017


1-Indian Institute of soil and water conservation is situated in Dehradun.

2- International Union of soil science was founded in 1924 (Australia)

3-Father of soil science is V.V. Dokuchaev

4-Central soil salinity Research Institute is situated in Karnal (Haryana)

5-International potash of Institute is situated in Switzerland (1952)

6-Father of Agricultural chemistry is J. V. Liebig

7-Mr A.S. Hydari was the first secretary of ICAR


8-First agri clinic was set up at Vapi (Gujarat) on 28 may 2001

9-Nehru Yuva Kendra was launched in 1972

10-Mr. Rafi Ahmed Kidwai was the first agriculture minister of independent India.

11-Punjab National Bank is the first bank to launch Kisan credit card

12-Operation Flood was launched in 1971

13-National agricultural science museum was inaugurated by Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam at Delhi on 3 Nov. 2004

A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

14-Institute of rural management is located at Anand (Gujarat)

15- Kheti (ICAR) is the first farm magazine of India

16-Father of PRA in India is Neela Mukherjee; PRA-Participatory Rural Appraisal

17-The Department of Agricultural Research and Education (DARE) was established in 1973

18-Father of PRA is Robert chamber

19-Young farmer Association was set up by P.S. Deshmukh in the year 1956

20- NIRD-National Institute of rural development- Hyderabad 

national institute of rural development hyderabad
National institute of rural development Hyderabad

21-Agricultural fundamental was given by Dr. Davis in 1935

22-Concept of feedback was given by D. Berlin

23-Mitra Kisan is an employee of State government

24-Indian Tobacco Company has launched E-choupal in June 2000 in  Hoshangabad district of Madhya Pradesh

25-Journal of Rural development was published from NIRD.

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